Grant Applications

Grant Application Guidelines:

All requests should support the Somerset Foundation’s mission: to provide an inspirational learning environment at Somerset ES, to promote high academic achievement, and to conduct community outreach to other MCPS schools.

Submission deadlines are rolling.

The following format should be used when submitting grant proposals for consideration:

  1. Primary contact’s name, position, email address, and phone number
  2. Names/positions/contact information of other key people involved in the project or purchase
  3. Summary of project or purchase
  4. Goals of the project or purchase
  5. Primary beneficiaries
  6. Expected outcome and how success will be measured
  7. Time frame (including expected start date, duration, and any follow-up)
  8. Total budget for project or purchase, including all projected expenses and amount requested from the Foundation
  9. How the proposed project or purchase supports or advances the goals of the school’s mission, MCPS curriculum, or School Improvement Plan
  10. Signature of primary contact and date submitted

Please send a complete proposal to [email protected] and we’ll get back to you as quickly as we can.